William Andrews

William Andrews

Name William Andrews
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1955-12-25
Place of Birth Georgia
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Birth Sign Capricorn

About William Andrews

Running back who played in the NFL from 1979 to 1983 and again in 1986, exclusively for the Atlanta Falcons.

Early Life of William Andrews

He played college football at Auburn University, before being selected in the 4th round of the 1979 NFL Draft.

Trivia

He was a four-time Pro Bowl selection, but his career was cut short due to knee injuries.

Family Life

He was born in Thomasville, Georgia.

Associated With

His #31 has been retired by the Falcons, alongside the names of greats such as Steve Bartkowski.

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William Green

William Green

Name William Green
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1979-12-17
Place of Birth New Jersey
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Birth Sign Sagittarius

About William Green

Former running back who played in the NFL for the Cleveland Browns from 2002 to 2005 after a successful collegiate career at Boston College.

Early Life of William Green

He played football at Holy Spirit High School in New Jersey.

Trivia

In 2001, he was an All-American and Big East Offensive Player of the Year at Boston College.

Family Life

His mother and father died of AIDS when he was still growing up.

Associated With

He was quarterback Trent Dilfer’s teammate on the Browns.

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William Perry

William Perry

Name William Perry
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1962-12-16
Place of Birth Aiken, SC
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Birth Sign Sagittarius

About William Perry

Former Chicago Bears defensive tackle from 1985 to 1993. He helped the Bears win Super Bowl XX and retired with 29.5 sacks in 138 games.

Early Life of William Perry

He was a consensus first team All-American as a junior at Clemson.

Trivia

His birth name was William but due to ghis overly large size as a defensive lineman, he was simply called The Refrigerator.

Family Life

He married Sherry Ann Broadwater in 1982.

Associated With

He scored a rushing touchdown in the Super Bowl when the team could have also given the ball to the legendary Walter Payton.

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William D. Murray

William D. Murray

Name William D. Murray
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1908-09-09
Place of Birth North Carolina
Age 77 yrs
Death Date 1986-03-29
Birth Sign Virgo

About William D. Murray

American football player and coach at the University of Delaware from 1940-1942, and Duke University from 1951-1965.

Early Life of William D. Murray

He grew up in Rocky Mount, North Carolina where he learned sports at a young age.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame in 1983.

Family Life

He grew up in a Southern family in North Carolina.

Associated With

He was born in 1908 like Country singer, Bill Carlisle.

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William Lanier

William Lanier

Name William Lanier
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1945-08-21
Place of Birth Virginia
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Birth Sign Leo

About William Lanier

Hall of Fame middle linebacker known for his time with the Kansas City Chiefs.

Early Life of William Lanier

He played college football at Morgan State University, where he was MVP of the Tangerine Bowl.

Trivia

He was given the nickname Contact by his Chiefs teammates because of his aggressive tackling style.

Family Life

He married Mabre Lanier in 1972.

Associated With

He won Super Bowl IV under head coach Hank Stram.

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